NICU stands for newborn intensive care unit. This is a nursery in a hospital that provides around-the-clock care to sick or premature babies
Parents, especially new parents, hate seeing their babies suffer. Plus with all the warnings about over-the-counter medications and children…
Breastfeeding is the normal way of providing young infants with the nutrients they need for healthy growth and development
Babies are most vulnerable just after birth. They may be born with certain congenital conditions or may contract infections easily.
After baby is born we usually think of the umbilical cord as a relic – part of a life support system that is no longer needed.